May. 6 -
A Starkville man is going to prison for possession of child pornography, announced Attorney General Jim Hood today. John A. Brown, age 61, of Logan Drive in Starkville, appeared before Judge Lee Coleman in Oktibbeha County today and plead guilty to one count possession of child pornography. Judge Coleman sentenced Brown to 20 years, 15 suspended, five to serve with five years post release supervision. The Judge also slapped Brown with a $50,000 fine and he must register as a sex offender
May. 6 -
A Clinton woman has been sentenced to prison and ordered to pay restitution after pleading guilty to identity theft and other crimes, announced Attorney General Jim Hood today.
Emily Kristen McLellan-Bilbo, 25, pled guilty Friday to one count felonious identity theft, one count uttering counterfeit instruments and two counts felonious use of a Social Security number or identifying information to obtain goods. Hinds County Circuit Court Judge William A. Gowan sentenced Bilbo to serve 10 years